We were able to connect on the basis of this consideration, rather than in spite of it.
Everyone else from pet owners to sports fans all had their own corner of the web to meet each other.
But there was still no special dating site catering to the unique needs of transmen.
Much of the correspondence I've received from FTMs expressed sadness and despair as these men felt it was unlikely that they could ever meet a partner.
The psychological ramifications of gender non-conformity are intense and can lead to feelings of isolation and depression.
When I was asked to speak at the prestigious "Idea City 10" in Toronto, it became clear that I truly was educating people about a type of gender and sexuality that they had either never encountered or much misunderstood.